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  • Police are Still Looking for Two Female Bicyclists Who Were Caught on Video Vandalizing Fallen Police Officer Brad Fox Memorial

    10/05/2020 12:46:56 AM PDT · by wrrock · 16 replies
    tg ^ | 10/5/2020 | Evan
    Police are looking for two female bicyclists who were caught on video vandalizing fallen Police officer Brad Fox Memorial, who was killed in the line of duty in 2012. As you will see, the female suspects stopped with the sole and express purpose of desecrating the memory of, and the memorial to, Officer Brad Fox. After stopping, one female acts as a lookout, while the other female removes a flag flying at the memorial site, and then discards it in the weeds next to the memorial. We respectfully request that anyone with knowledge regarding the identity of the suspects contact...
  • Door County GOP HQ targeted by vandals (WI)

    08/30/2020 7:03:15 PM PDT · by Diana in Wisconsin · 40 replies
    WHBL News ^ | August 30, 2020 | Mike Leischner
    STURGEON BAY, WI (WSAU) — The Republican Headquarters in Door County was hit by vandals this weekend. According to the Party’s Facebook page, someone spraypainted several obscenities and left-supporting messages on the outside of their building. Among them were “Trump sucks,” “BLM,” and “Say their names.” Party officials reported the damage on Sunday morning and were already working to clean it up. Party leaders say some residents even stopped to help clean up as they were passing by. “You have pushed too far and I believe you will pay the price in November when you lose,” added officials.
  • The Border Patrol Was Responsible for an Arrest in Portland

    07/21/2020 4:45:03 PM PDT · by McGruff · 21 replies
    The Nation (a lefty site) ^ | July 17, 2020 | Ken Klippenstein
    For days, federal agents in unmarked cars have reportedly been snatching Portland protesters off the streets. On Thursday, video emerged of federal agents clad in camouflage fatigues and unspecified “police” patches apprehending one such demonstrator and placing him in an unmarked vehicle. Social media lit up with speculation about the intentions—and the identity—of these agents. A memo consisting of internal talking points for the federal agency responsible for the arrest, Customs and Border Protection (CBP), and obtained exclusively by The Nation provides some answers—and raises even more questions. Dated July 1, the memo is titled “Public Affairs Guidance: CBP Support...
  • Homeland Security chief says federal agents 'will not retreat' from Portland

    07/21/2020 5:19:16 PM PDT · by yesthatjallen · 32 replies
    The Hill ^ | 07 21 2020 | Tal Axelrod
    Acting Homeland Security Secretary Chad Wolf said federal agents in Portland “will not retreat” as law enforcement grapples with demonstrations and violent protests in Oregon’s biggest city. At a press conference Tuesday, Wolf staunchly defended the Department of Homeland Security’s mission in Portland amid criticism over reports of officers in unmarked vehicles arresting demonstrators without identifying themselves. “What is occurring in Portland in the early hours of every morning is not peaceful protesting,” Wolf said. “We have been forced, because of local law enforcement presence, to take measures such as arrests to protect our officials.” “While I look forward to...
  • Beloved Iconic Elk statue & fountain destroyed by BLM & Antifa

    07/18/2020 4:02:27 PM PDT · by Lopeover · 58 replies
    Repub.li ^ | July 2, 2020 | Steve Alexander
    Overnight protesters in Portland, Oregon decided to set fire to the city’s famous downtown Elk statue. The sculpture was donated to the city by Mayor David Thompson in 1900 and was created by American artist Roland Hinton Perry. The fountain and sculpture are officially designated as Portland Historic Landmarks by the city’s own Landmark Comission. The installation is formally known as the David P. Thompson Fountain
  • Liberal Reporter Documents Minneapolis Devastation And Suggests Why the Media Didn't Really Cover It

    07/02/2020 7:57:08 PM PDT · by rktman · 15 replies
    townhall.com ^ | 7/2/2020 | Matt Vespa
    Yet, we seem to have moved on from Minneapolis, or at least covering the extend to the destruction of the city. Michael Tracey decided to venture into Mill town, braving threats of violence from Antifa. Tracey, who conducted interviews with folks sifting through the rubble of their community, noted that minorities hate Antifa, but that’s beside the point. In a lengthy Twitter thread a few days ago, he documented the aftermath and it’s eye-opening. We knew it was going to be based off what Rosas saw the night all of this went down. Julio is a veteran of covering such...
  • President Trump Is Posting Pictures Of Wanted Antifa And BLM Members From Riots

    06/27/2020 3:21:57 PM PDT · by Enlightened1 · 79 replies
    Twitter ^ | 06/27/2020 | Donald J. Trump
    President Trump is posting wanted Antifa and BLM members to his Twitter feed.I am sure this is going to upset the Democrats. I love it!!! https://twitter.com/realDonaldTrump    
  • Attempt to Identify

    06/27/2020 3:18:39 PM PDT · by Borges · 31 replies
    Twitter ^ | 6/27/2020 | Donald Trump
  • Madison protesters tear down Capitol statues, attack state Senator from Milwaukee as fury erupts again

    06/24/2020 2:21:49 AM PDT · by knighthawk · 30 replies
    Milwaukee Journal Sentinel ^ | June 23 2020 | Lawrence Andrea
    MADISON - Fury exploded outside the Wisconsin State Capitol on Tuesday night as protesters smashed windows at the statehouse, attacked a state senator, and tore down two iconic statues — including one of an abolitionist who died trying to end slavery during the Civil War. The unrest began earlier Tuesday following the arrest of a Black man who was arrested after bringing a megaphone and a baseball bat into a Capitol square restaurant. It followed weeks of mostly peaceful protests of the death of George Floyd, a Black man who was killed by a white police officer During the melee...
  • Trump: I’ve ‘authorized’ federal arrests for vandalizing statues; says up to 10 years in prison

    06/23/2020 12:21:23 PM PDT · by Roman_War_Criminal · 27 replies
    AMN ^ | 6/23/2020 | Laura Widener
    President Donald Trump announced on Tuesday morning that he has “authorized” the federal government to arrest those who may vandalize or destroy federal property in accordance with existing laws. “I have authorized the Federal Government to arrest anyone who vandalizes or destroys any monument, statue or other such Federal property in the U.S. with up to 10 years in prison, per the Veteran’s Memorial Preservation Act, or such other laws that may be pertinent,” Trump tweeted. “This action is taken effective immediately, but may also be used retroactively for destruction or vandalism already caused. There will be no exceptions!” he...
  • I'm sick of the 'black lives matter' blather Exclusive: Mychal Massie offers myriad ways protesting chanters do not uphold their own slogan

    06/09/2020 7:57:53 AM PDT · by rktman · 32 replies
    wnd.com ^ | 6/8/2020 | Mychal Massie
    I'm sick of hearing how black lives matter. Black Lives Matter is a Stalinist domestic terrorist group comprised of bigots, racists, anarchists and terrorists with three things in common: 1) They all hate America; 2) they're funded by taxpayer money and Soros money; and 3) they're all going to hell when they die, if they do not confess their sins, repent and turn from them, and accept Jesus Christ as their Savior. The factual truth is that lives do not matter, be they black, white, gray or chartreuse, until a black person dies during a confrontation with white police officers....
  • America in chaos? Thank the left Exclusive: Patrice Lewis stresses distinction between 'protester' and 'rioter'

    06/07/2020 8:12:59 AM PDT · by rktman · 3 replies
    wnd.com ^ | 6/5/2020 | Patrice Lewis
    America is in chaos with rioters creating mayhem all around the country, and you can thank the left for the resulting death and destruction. First of all, please understand the difference between protesters and rioters. This whole thing started out as legitimate protests by peaceful people exercising their First Amendment rights against a terrible injustice.
  • France: Vandals cut down monumental and iconic iron cross, “symbol of the entire Languedoc region”

    05/16/2020 6:34:30 PM PDT · by robowombat · 22 replies
    JIHAD WATCH ^ | MAY 16, 2020 2:00 PM | ROBERT SPENCER
    France: Vandals cut down monumental and iconic iron cross, “symbol of the entire Languedoc region” MAY 16, 2020 2:00 PM BY ROBERT SPENCER This attack could have perpetrated by militant atheists, angry ex-Catholics, any number of people. But such people have been in France for years, and there have not been incidents of this kind. However, France has seen a large influx of Muslim migrants in recent years, many of whom believe that it is an insult to Allah to say that Jesus is the Son of God (cf. Qur’an 19:35), and that Jesus died on the cross (which the...
  • Farmer Finds Roman Treasure Trove Scattered Across Field [Poland]

    04/08/2020 7:31:57 PM PDT · by SunkenCiv · 68 replies
    Science in Poland ^ | 1 April 2020 | Szymon Zdzieblowski
    A farmer has discovered one of the largest hauls of Roman coins to ever be found in Poland. Mariusz Dyl had been looking for abandoned antlers in a field near Cichobórz, south of Hrubieszów, Lublin, when he stumbled upon the 2,000-year-old coins scattered across 100 metres of the field. After calling in experts, the 1,753 coins weighing 5.5kg and which were found in 2019, were taken to the Hrubieszów Museum where they have now been analysed and their authenticity confirmed. Director of the Museum Bartlomiej Bartecki said... all the coins, had been originally placed in a wooden box or leather...
  • The Nine Greatest Rulers of the Christian Roman Empire

    11/16/2019 8:41:57 PM PST · by Antoninus · 10 replies
    Gloria Romanorum ^ | 11/14/19 | Florentius
    The 4th through 7th centuries are often considered periods of decay and decline for the Roman Empire. I view them, however, as times of crisis and regeneration, as the previously pagan Empire was transformed into an amazingly resilient Christian Empire which persisted for another millennium despite attacks on all sides and myriad convulsions from within. Who were the most effective rulers during this period? Opinions vary, but here are my choices. Portraits of all, taken from antiquity, may be found in the above image: Constantine the Great (AD 306-337). Constantine may be considered the founder of the Christian Roman...
  • Extinction Rebellion 'lose control of fake blood hose'

    10/03/2019 10:40:20 AM PDT · by yesthatjallen · 34 replies
    BBC ^ | 10 03 2019 | Staff
    Climate change activists' plan to spray fake blood on the Treasury did not get off to the best start. Extinction Rebellion protesters used a hose from an old fire engine to spray 1,800 litres liquid at the 100 year-old building, but they quickly lost control of the powerful water jet. Protesters say they are "highlighting the inconsistency between the UK government’s insistence that the UK is a world leader in tackling climate breakdown, and the vast sums it pours into fossil fuel exploration". The Met Police said five men and three women had been arrested on suspicion of criminal damage.
  • The Unconquerable Ricimer Dies ~ August 18, AD 472

    08/17/2019 10:57:35 AM PDT · by Antoninus · 12 replies
    Gloria Romanorum ^ | August 17, 2019 | Florentius
    On August 18, in anno Domini 472, the powerful generalissimo of the Western Roman Empire, Ricimer, passed from this life. A barbarian of noble birth, half Visigothic and half Suevian, Ricimer first appears in history as a soldier in the Western Roman army under the command of Flavius Aetius. It is in this capacity that he became allied with Majorian, another follower of Aetius. Both men, it seems, participated in the campaigns of Aetius against the Franks, though Majorian later had a falling out with the great commander prior to his famous victory over Attila. After the assassination of Aetius...
  • Vandals Ravage Christian School in Florida, Leaving $50,000 in Damages

    05/29/2019 4:49:20 PM PDT · by Taxman · 48 replies
    CBN News ^ | 05/29/19 | Steve Warren
    Vandals ravaged a Christian school in Fort Lauderdale, Fla. over the Memorial Day weekend, leaving behind more than $50,000 in damages. All of the Showers of Blessings Christian Academy's 10 classrooms were damaged. The Sun Sentinel (https://www.sun-sentinel.com/local/broward/fort-lauderdale/fl-ne-christian-academy-vandals-20190528-ersh2k7v4vfbtdktbte6gowbii-story.html) reports all of the school's windows were shattered, graffiti was written on the walls, bookcases and desks were overturned, laptops and toilets were also broken. Every window in the school's bus was also smashed. Classes were canceled on Tuesday, so teachers and staff could clean up the mess. "We had to cancel because we had glass everywhere," Britnay Ewald, the school's director told...
  • If churches keep getting vandalized in France, should American news outlets cover the story?

    04/17/2019 12:29:55 PM PDT · by SeekAndFind · 18 replies
    Get Religion ^ | 04/16/2019 | Clemente Lisi
    Is it a news story if a church is set on fire or vandalized in some other way? What about if it’s part of a string of incidents? What if it happens five times? How about 10 times? What if there are flames pouring out of one of the world’s most iconic cathedrals and it’s Monday of Holy Week?We will come back to the flames over Notre Dame Cathedral in Paris in a moment.The answers to the earlier questions are yes, yes, yes, yes and, of course, yes! As someone who worked as a news reporter (and later a editor)...
  • March 23, AD 536 ~ Mutiny of Justinian's Army in Africa

    03/23/2019 10:09:36 AM PDT · by Antoninus · 14 replies
    Gloria Romanorum ^ | Florentius
    After his stunning re-conquest of Roman north Africa, and destruction of the Vandalic kingdom, Belisarius returned to Constantinople late in AD 534. He left prematurely because a conspiracy had sprung up accusing him of seeking to usurp the imperial power and set himself up as king of Africa. To defuse suspicion, he packed up his household and returned to the capital, his ships laden with the Vandal royalty as captives and the legendary Vandal treasure. Once in Constantinople, Belisarius received a traditional Roman triumph. But while the imperial court celebrated, the situation in Africa deteriorated. Belisarius had left his former...